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Xerophyte

Plant adapted for life with a limited supply of water; compare hydrophyte and mesophyte.


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climber identification

it seems to be a xerophyte and i am from india.

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by oortclouddomicile
Thu Aug 02, 2007 2:19 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: climber identification
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Transpiration and wind speed.

... and we were told today that you don't actually need to name any plants at all - just describe (great quotes can be found on wikipedia, search xerophytes, in Biology1 textbook, or Advanced Biology, by Mary Jones and Geoff Jones). it kinda annoyed me as i'd spent half the lesson researching ...

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by funtime
Thu May 11, 2006 6:59 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Transpiration and wind speed.
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Transpiration and wind speed.

If it helps, privet is indeed a xerophyte, or so I believe...

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by Katti
Wed May 10, 2006 2:29 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Transpiration and wind speed.
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Views: 17166

Transpiration and wind speed.

Use a xerophyte and a mesophyte they are the best to compare

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by Squid
Thu May 04, 2006 7:12 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Transpiration and wind speed.
Replies: 20
Views: 17166

Transpiration and wind speed.

... the rate of transpiration in 2 different plant species. We've been told that one of the plants should be in adapted to living in arid conditions (xerophyte) and the other should not. The problem is I know nothing at all about plants. I was wondering if anyone could suggest two species of plant ...

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by Starlight189
Wed Apr 19, 2006 11:12 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Transpiration and wind speed.
Replies: 20
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